Five Essential Tips for Successful Public Speaking

You wake up standing naked in front of the class.

A ravenous lion is chasing you across the Serengeti.

Living on the streets with no money, no food, and no clothes.

Cancer. Falling from a tall building.

Those are your greatest fears, right?

Not according to studies which show that the most common fear people have is public speaking.

Public Presentation Skills by Dan Erickson

Odds are if you are reading this, at some point in your life you will have to deliver quite a few public speeches and Dan Erickson can help you. He is a “communication instructor” at a community college by trade. He is also a writer and blogs at